Brussels Sprout Crisps ~ The new “chip”

November 8, 2012

Happy Friday Eve all!  Thanks for all the great ideas on how to use all the great produce in this week’s Farm Box.  I definitely put a few of them to use today and I cannot wait to share the recipes. After checking off my 30 minutes of jogging (success!), I asked The Husband if […]

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Green Beans with Caramelized Onions and Bacon

December 23, 2011

Green Beans with Caramelized Onions & Bacon is one of my FAVORITE childhood classic dishes.  However, the version I grew up with was not so healthy ~ picture loads of butter with the onions and mushrooms “fried” in the bacon green.  I cleaned up this recipe by using a healthy cut of bacon and just […]

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Honey Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

November 4, 2011

I grew up NEVER liking Brussels Sprouts at all.  I mean, they are little balls of strong flavored cabbage.  But, I learned that if you prepare them the right way, versus just boiling and buttering them, that they can have a phenomenal flavor.  In this recipe, I combine my favorite roasting ingredients (Olive Oil, Balsamic, […]

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Zucchini “Fries” & a Maple Bacon Turkey Burger!

May 25, 2011
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Happy Wednesday all!  Thanks for all the ideas on what shows to watch now that Biggest Loser is over (everyone looked AMAZING last night and I just LOVE the purple girls).  I have to say I am not as excited to have Anna K over Jillian, but, I will still watch LOL. I think the […]

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Chile Lime Beer Buttered Corn

April 25, 2011

Here is recipe #4 in my Cooking with Beer Series ~ Chile Lime Beer Buttered Corn.  This is one of the recipes I wanted to make the most as part of our Beer-BBQ using New Belgium’s Beers. I really thought that the lime and sea salt would be like taking a sip of a cold […]

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Hearty Kale Soup, Cauliflower Pizza & My Weekly Menu

March 13, 2011
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Did you all remember to set your clocks FORWARD for Day Light Savings time?  Ummm, I remembered but DIDN’T actually do it.  Luckily I woke up in time to make it to my Weight Watchers meeting as we headed out of town to the Sacramento Antique Faire. I was up .8 lbs today and I […]

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Grill It ~ Chicken Sausage & Veggie Skewers!

February 26, 2011
Egg Sandwich

Happy Saturday all!  Today has been such a FUN and fantastic day.  I slept in, made a delicious breakfast, had a “lunch and movie” date with The Husband and whipped up quite possibly one of my new all time FAVORITE recipes for dinner. Thanks for being my cheer leaders and leaving such nice comments on […]

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